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Lake Hartwell Homes For Sale
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Lake Hartwell Homes For Sale
Georgia

Lake Hartwell, Georgia

Lake Hartwell real estate is considered the second largest market for lake homes and lake lots in Georgia.

 

There are typically 510 lake homes for sale on Lake Hartwell at any given time. The lake will usually have 750 or so lake lots and land for sale.

 

Lake Hartwell homes for sale have an average list price of $343,000, with many great homes at higher and lower prices. This lake is one of Georgia's largest lakes, and has a shoreline of 962 miles.

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Jill Botos

Lake Homes Realty

(706) 510-3402

 
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Lake Hartwell
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Jill Botos

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Lake Homes Realty

(706) 510-3402

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Lake Hartwell Real Estate

Total Listings
383
Total Value
$85,961,435
Updated as of
02-20-2020

Lake Hartwell, Georgia

Lake Hartwell real estate is considered the second largest market for lake homes and lake lots in Georgia.

 

There are typically 510 lake homes for sale on Lake Hartwell at any given time. The lake will usually have 750 or so lake lots and land for sale.

 

Lake Hartwell homes for sale have an average list price of $343,000, with many great homes at higher and lower prices. This lake is one of Georgia's largest lakes, and has a shoreline of 962 miles.

 

Lake Hartwell Real Estate for Sale

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Lot 12 Cherokee Rd, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

Lot 12 Cherokee Rd

$12,500

Acreage: 0.68

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Lot 13 Cherokee Rd, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

Lot 13 Cherokee Rd

$12,500

Acreage: 0.68

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416 Knottywood Dr, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

416 Knottywood Dr

$12,000

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Lot 2 Springdale Dr, Hartwell, GA 30643 - Image 1

Lot 2 Springdale Dr

$12,000

Acreage: 0.393

GAMLS-08711059

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Lot 3 Springdale Dr, Hartwell, GA 30643 - Image 1

Lot 3 Springdale Dr

$12,000

Acreage: 0.358

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Knottywood Dr, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

Knottywood Dr

$11,500

GAMLS-08647118

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0 Johnson St, Hartwell, GA 30643 - Image 1

0 Johnson St

$11,000

Acreage: 0.13

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669 Cherokee Rd, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

669 Cherokee Rd

$10,500

Acreage: 2.8

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Lot 2 N Forest Ave, Hartwell, GA 30643 - Image 1

Lot 2 N Forest Ave

$10,000

Acreage: 0.24

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Lot 57B Cherokee Rd, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

Lot 57B Cherokee Rd

$9,500

Acreage: 2.07

GAMLS-08548276

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Lot 260 Arrow Ln, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

Lot 260 Arrow Ln

$8,900

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Knottywood, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

Knottywood

$8,500

Acreage: 0.27

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1 Fairlane Dr, Martin, GA 30557 - Image 1

1 Fairlane Dr

$8,000

Acreage: 0.13

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Lot 151 Fairlane Dr, Martin, GA 30557 - Image 1

Lot 151 Fairlane Dr

$8,000

Acreage: 0.12

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Lot 64 Cherokee Rd, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1
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Lot 64 Cherokee Rd

$7,900

Acreage: 1

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Lot 43 & 44 Ridgeview, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

Lot 43 & 44 Ridgeview

$7,800

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Lot 113A Normandy Trl, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

Lot 113A Normandy Trl

$7,500

Acreage: 0.15

GAMLS-08218358

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454 Spring Branch Cir, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

454 Spring Branch Cir

$7,500

Acreage: 1.05

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56 Spring Branch Cir, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

56 Spring Branch Cir

$7,500

Acreage: 1.05

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Lot 27 Peninsula Pt, Martin, GA 30557 - Image 1

Lot 27 Peninsula Pt

$7,500

Acreage: 0.73

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Lake Hartwell, GA


About Lake Hartwell

Popular Lake on Interstate 85

One of the Southeast's largest and most popular lakes, Lake Hartwell covers almost 56,000 acres in northwest South Carolina (and into Georgia) with 962 miles of shoreline.

 

The lake, and much of the land adjoining it, is managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

 

Lake Hartwell is conveniently located off of Interstate 85, making it only minutes from Anderson, Clemson, and Greenville.

 

Lake Hartwell is on the Savannah River but extends more than 4 miles up both the Tugaloo and Seneca rivers.

 

Excellent Fishing

Fishing is one of the most popular activities at Lake Hartwell, which hosted the Bassmaster Classic as recently as 2008.

 

The lake provides a wide variety of fish habitats, ranging from rocky bluffs on the upper Tugaloo River arm to shallow cove pockets and sandy flats in the middle and lower sections of the lake.

 

Bream, catfish, smallmouth bass, walleye, and largemouth bass are among the most common species, but the most popular fishing is for striped bass.

 

Many 60-pound fish have been caught on Lake Hartwell, with 20-pound fish being common. The majority of striped bass caught on the lake will range from 5 to 12 pounds.

 

Excellent Camping and Hiking, and Wildlife

There is a wealth of camping opportunities along this large lake. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers manages nine campgrounds at Lake Hartwell with a total of 524 campsites.

 

Many of the campgrounds include restrooms, showers, boat ramps, playgrounds, electric and water hook ups, courtesy docks, group camping, and designated swimming areas.

 

There are more than 250 species of birds and 40 different mammals around Lake Hartwell. In addition there are numerous aquatic, reptile and amphibian species there too.

 

Commonly spotted wildlife includes wood ducks, chickadees, blue birds, screech owls, flying squirrels, wild turkeys, snakes, raccoons, and the great blue heron.

 

Occasionally deer can be seen swimming across the lake or drinking at its shore, and even black bears have been spotted near the lake.

 

All Kinds of Water Sports, and Football, Too

There are five marinas along the lake, including Clemson Marina, Big Water Marina, Harbor Light Marina, Hartwell Marina, and Portman Marina, as well as many public boat ramps.

 

Boating is extremely popular on Lake Hartwell, as are all of its related activities, waterskiing, tubing and wake boarding.

 

The lake also features the private Western Carolina Sailing Club that hosts an annual regatta in October.

 

Clemson football games have always been a draw for boaters on Lake Hartwell. The university and stadium tower over the lake.

 

During football season, boaters from all over the lake travel up the Seneca River to park on the left side of the long earth dike and walk up the hill to visit the famous Esso Club or attend the game.

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Lake Hartwell Amenities

Marinas

Big Water Marina

(864) 226-3339

Website

 

320 Big Water Rd

Starr, SC 29684

 

Hartwell Marina

(706) 376-5441

Website

 

149 Hartwell Marina Road

Hartwell, GA 30643

 

Harbor Light Marina

(706) 356-4119

Website

 

1476 Harbor Light Marina Rd

Lavonia, GA 30553

 

Clemson Marina

(864) 653-6767

Website

 

150 Seneca Marina Dr

Seneca, SC 29678

 

Golf Courses

Cateechee Golf Club

(706) 856-4653

Website

 

140 Cateechee Trail

Hartwell, GA 30643

 

Hartwell Golf Club

(706) 376-8161

Website

 

755 Golf Course Rd

Hartwell, GA 30643

 

Currahee Club

(706) 827-1100

Website

 

111 Currahee Club Dr

Toccoa, GA 30577

 

Campgrounds

Lake Hartwell Camping and Cabins

(864) 287-3223

Website

 

400 Ponderosa Point Rd

Townville, SC 29689

Anderson/Lake Hartwell KOA

(800) 562-5804

Website

 

200 Wham Rd

Anderson, SC 29625

Twin Lakes

(888) 893-0678

Website

 

140 Winnebago Trail

Pendleton, SC 29670

Carolina Landing/RV Resort

(888) 459-2610

Website

 

120 Carolina Landing Dr

Fair Play, SC 29643

Lake Hartwell State Park

(864) 972-3352

Website

 

19138-A South Carolina 11

Fair Play, SC 29643

Lake Hartwell Information

State: Georgia, South Carolina

County: Hart County

Dam name: Hartwell Dam

Operated/Managed by: US Army Corps of Engineers

Year built/completed: 1955

Is the lake in the mountains: No

Ownership: Public

Acreage covered: 76,450

Miles of shoreline: 962

Average lake depth: 45 ft

Deepest lake depth: 185 ft

Shoreline part of national forest or park: None

Shoreline part of state park: None

Lake Hartwell Restrictions

Permit required to use lake: No

Jet Skis allowed: Yes

Motorized boats allowed: Yes

Boating restrictions: Yes-- Must have PFD’s for every person aboard, cannot boat between sunset and sunrise.

Dock restrictions: Yes-- Must obtain permit to construct

Hospital nearest Lake Hartwell

St. Mary's Sacred Heart Hospital

367 Clear Creek Parkway

Lavonia, GA 30553

(706) 356-7800

Website

Other Lake Hartwell Information

Popular fish: Largemouth Bass, Striped Bass, Striped Bass Hybrid

Condos available: Yes

Notable period of annual events: Lake Hartwell Music Festival, Annual Lake Hartwell Dam Run, Up-Top Riders M/C 3rd Annual Lake Hartwell Ride

Sailing clubs: West Carolina Sailing Club

Known for: Southeasts largest and most popular lake

History: Home of Cherokee Indian tribes

Number of public boat ramps: 45

Nearest Airports to Lake Hartwell

Major

Spartanburg-Greenville International Airport

2000 GSP Dr, Greer SC 29651

58 miles away

Minor

Anderson Regional Airport

5805 Airport Rd, Anderson, SC 29626

20 miles away

Lot 12 Cherokee Rd, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

Lot 12 Cherokee Rd

$12,500

Acreage: 0.68

GAMLS-08692544

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Lot 13 Cherokee Rd, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

Lot 13 Cherokee Rd

$12,500

Acreage: 0.68

GAMLS-08692566

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416 Knottywood Dr, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

416 Knottywood Dr

$12,000

GAMLS-08584263

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Lot 2 Springdale Dr, Hartwell, GA 30643 - Image 1

Lot 2 Springdale Dr

$12,000

Acreage: 0.393

GAMLS-08711059

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Lot 3 Springdale Dr, Hartwell, GA 30643 - Image 1

Lot 3 Springdale Dr

$12,000

Acreage: 0.358

GAMLS-08711061

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Knottywood Dr, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

Knottywood Dr

$11,500

GAMLS-08647118

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0 Johnson St, Hartwell, GA 30643 - Image 1

0 Johnson St

$11,000

Acreage: 0.13

GAMLS-08384983

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669 Cherokee Rd, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

669 Cherokee Rd

$10,500

Acreage: 2.8

GAMLS-08668748

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Lot 2 N Forest Ave, Hartwell, GA 30643 - Image 1

Lot 2 N Forest Ave

$10,000

Acreage: 0.24

GAMLS-08362785

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Lot 57B Cherokee Rd, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

Lot 57B Cherokee Rd

$9,500

Acreage: 2.07

GAMLS-08548276

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Lot 260 Arrow Ln, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

Lot 260 Arrow Ln

$8,900

GAMLS-08049268

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Knottywood, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

Knottywood

$8,500

Acreage: 0.27

GAMLS-08553017

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1 Fairlane Dr, Martin, GA 30557 - Image 1

1 Fairlane Dr

$8,000

Acreage: 0.13

GAMLS-08674285

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Lot 151 Fairlane Dr, Martin, GA 30557 - Image 1

Lot 151 Fairlane Dr

$8,000

Acreage: 0.12

GAMLS-08674300

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Lot 64 Cherokee Rd, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1
New Listing

Lot 64 Cherokee Rd

$7,900

Acreage: 1

GAMLS-08735072

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Lot 43 & 44 Ridgeview, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

Lot 43 & 44 Ridgeview

$7,800

GAMLS-08526954

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Lot 113A Normandy Trl, Lavonia, GA 30553 - Image 1

Lot 113A Normandy Trl

$7,500

Acreage: 0.15

GAMLS-08218358

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454 Spring Branch Cir, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

454 Spring Branch Cir

$7,500

Acreage: 1.05

GAMLS-08591970

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56 Spring Branch Cir, Toccoa, GA 30577 - Image 1

56 Spring Branch Cir

$7,500

Acreage: 1.05

GAMLS-08592307

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Lot 27 Peninsula Pt, Martin, GA 30557 - Image 1

Lot 27 Peninsula Pt

$7,500

Acreage: 0.73

GAMLS-08595253

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About Lake Hartwell

Popular Lake on Interstate 85, Easy Drive from Atlanta

One of the Southeast's largest and most popular lakes, Lake Hartwell covers almost 56,000 acres in northeast Georgia (and into South Carolina), with 962 miles of shoreline.

 

The lake, and much of the land adjoining it, is managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

 

Lake Hartwell is bisected by Interstate 85, which makes Lake Hartwell only a little more than an hour away from Atlanta's northeast suburbs.

 

Lake Hartwell is on the Savannah River but extends more than 4 miles up both the Tugaloo and Seneca rivers.

 

Excellent Fishing

Fishing is one of the most popular activities at Lake Hartwell, which hosted the Bassmaster Classic as recently as 2008.

 

The lake provides a wide variety of fish habitats, ranging from rocky bluffs on the upper Tugaloo River arm to shallow cove pockets and sandy flats in the middle and lower sections of the lake.

 

Bream, catfish, smallmouth bass, walleye, and largemouth bass are among the most common species, but the most popular fishing is for striped bass.

 

Many 60-pound fish have been caught on Lake Hartwell, with 20-pound fish being common. The majority of striped bass caught on the lake will range from 5 to 12 pounds.

 

Excellent Camping and Hiking, and Wildlife

There is a wealth of camping opportunities along this large lake. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers manages nine campgrounds at Lake Hartwell with a total of 524 campsites.

 

Many of the campgrounds include restrooms, showers, boat ramps, playgrounds, electric and water hook ups, courtesy docks, group camping, and designated swimming areas.

 

The Corps office at Lake Hartwell partnered with the Southern Off-Road Bicycle Association to build the 7.6-mile multi-purpose trail at the Paynes Creek Campground area.

 

There are more than 250 species of birds and 40 different mammals around Lake Hartwell. In addition there are numerous aquatic, reptile and amphibian species there too.

 

Commonly spotted wildlife includes wood ducks, chickadees, blue birds, screech owls, flying squirrels, wild turkeys, snakes, raccoons, and the great blue heron.

 

Occasionally deer can be seen swimming across the lake or drinking at its shore, and even black bears have been spotted near the lake.

 

All Kinds of Water Sports, and Football, Too

There are five marinas along the lake, including Clemson Marina, Big Water Marina, Harbor Light Marina, Hartwell Marina, and Portman Marina, as well as many public boat ramps.

 

Boating is extremely popular on Lake Hartwell, as are all of its related activities, waterskiing, tubing and wake boarding.

 

The lake also features the private Western Carolina Sailing Club that hosts an annual regatta in October.

 

Clemson football games have always been a draw for boaters on Lake Hartwell. The university and stadium tower over the lake.

 

During football season, boaters from all over the lake travel up the Seneca River to park on the left side of the long earth dike and walk up the hill to visit the famous Esso Club or attend the game.

Lake Hartwell Information

State: Georgia, South Carolina

County: Hart County

Dam name: Hartwell Dam

Operated/Managed by: US Army Corps of Engineers

Year built/completed: 1955

Is the lake in the mountains: No

Ownership: Public

Acreage covered: 76,450

Miles of shoreline: 962

Average lake depth: 45 ft

Deepest lake depth: 185 ft

Shoreline part of national forest or park: None

Shoreline part of state park: None

Lake Hartwell Restrictions

Permit required to use lake: No

Jet Skis allowed: Yes

Motorized boats allowed: Yes

Boating restrictions: Yes-- Must have PFD’s for every person aboard, cannot boat between sunset and sunrise.

Dock restrictions: Yes-- Must obtain permit to construct

Hospital nearest Lake Hartwell

St. Mary's Sacred Heart Hospital

367 Clear Creek Parkway

Lavonia, GA 30553

(706) 356-7800

Website

Other Lake Hartwell Information

Popular fish: Largemouth Bass, Striped Bass, Striped Bass Hybrid

Condos available: Yes

Notable period of annual events: Lake Hartwell Music Festival, Annual Lake Hartwell Dam Run, Up-Top Riders M/C 3rd Annual Lake Hartwell Ride

Sailing clubs: West Carolina Sailing Club

Known for: Southeasts largest and most popular lake

History: Home of Cherokee Indian tribes

Number of public boat ramps: 45

Nearest Airports to Lake Hartwell

Major

Spartanburg-Greenville International Airport

2000 GSP Dr, Greer SC 29651

58 miles away

Minor

Anderson Regional Airport

5805 Airport Rd, Anderson, SC 29626

20 miles away

Lake Hartwell Amenities

Marinas

Big Water Marina

(864) 226-3339

Website

 

320 Big Water Rd

Starr, SC 29684

 

Hartwell Marina

(706) 376-5441

Website

 

149 Hartwell Marina Road

Hartwell, GA 30643

 

Harbor Light Marina

(706) 356-4119

Website

 

1476 Harbor Light Marina Rd

Lavonia, GA 30553

 

Clemson Marina

(864) 653-6767

Website

 

150 Seneca Marina Dr

Seneca, SC 29678

 

Golf Courses

Cateechee Golf Club

(706) 856-4653

Website

 

140 Cateechee Trail

Hartwell, GA 30643

 

Hartwell Golf Club

(706) 376-8161

Website

 

755 Golf Course Rd

Hartwell, GA 30643

 

Currahee Club

(706) 827-1100

Website

 

111 Currahee Club Dr

Toccoa, GA 30577

 

Campgrounds

Lake Hartwell Camping and Cabins

(864) 287-3223

Website

 

400 Ponderosa Point Rd

Townville, SC 29689

Anderson/Lake Hartwell KOA

(800) 562-5804

Website

 

200 Wham Rd

Anderson, SC 29625

Twin Lakes

(888) 893-0678

Website

 

140 Winnebago Trail

Pendleton, SC 29670

Carolina Landing/RV Resort

(888) 459-2610

Website

 

120 Carolina Landing Dr

Fair Play, SC 29643

Lake Hartwell State Park

(864) 972-3352

Website

 

19138-A South Carolina 11

Fair Play, SC 29643